Very center of Paris (Montorgueil)

Bed & Breakfast - Private room · Rue du Nil, Paris, Île-de-France 75002, France
Manuel & François
Your host, Manuel & François
23 Reviews
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The Space

The apartment is located on the top of the district Montorgueil. The district is one of the last part of Old Paris. The apartment is located in a street wich was one of three entrances to the Great Court of Miracles, described by Victor Hugo in Notre-Dame de Paris. Today district Montorgueil is probably the trendiest in Paris and includes a multitude of bars and restaurants (the delicious Frenchie !); Montorgueil Street is made of typical shops, butchers, fishmongers, bakeries and caterers. It is also a fashion shopper's paradise ! Theaters and cinemas are very close (200 m). And then, quite simply, if you put a finger on the district Montorgueil, you are exactly in the center of Paris, at the intersection of all subway lines (lines 4, 3, 1, 8, 9; it's the biggest hub for subway/RER lines in Paris), buses, and bike stations (Velib) and many places are within walking (Notre-Dame, Le Marais, Le Louvre, Pompidou Modern Art Museum, Châtelet, Galeries Lafayette, Opéra). The apartment has the distinction of being in a quiet street, allowing you to enjoy this local agitation while finding the calm in the evening. Rue du Nil (the Street) is at the moment one of the most fashionable street in Paris for French quality food (produits du terroirs).

From Chatelet-Les Halles, direct express line (RER) to Roissy-Charles de Gaulle international airport and Orly international airport (45 min)

In a very beautiful apartment of 680 ft/63m²), small house under the roofs of Paris. The bedroom is 110ft/10m², with a Queen size bed, Simmons. The living room is 430ft/40 m² with exposed beams. The bathroom is 110ft/10m² sqm and includes a walk-in shower and bath (a window just in front of the bath allows to take a bath under the sky of Paris). You will share the bathroom with us (you are given the priority, so much that we bet you will never see us in the bathroom). We sleep in the living room when we have guests at home.

There are TV (185 international channels), Internet, Wi-Fi, PC and Ipad available for use (we will give you an Ipad with many apps to help you during your stay in Paris), phone with free and unlimited calls to 107 destinations over the world on landline numbers (Europe, USA, China, Brazil, Japan, France) and totally free calls to US ans Canadian mobile phones.

Clean sheets and towels provided, shower products as well, hair dryer...

Big (organic) breakfast in the morning included.

You can use the kitchen.

We are very available so that you will get all information you need for your stay in Paris. Above all we know Paris very well, its famous as its secret places, you will just have to ask.

Most: the scale that will allow you to mount directly on the roof to make some kisses under the sky of Paris ... books on Paris and the many board games for rainy nights.

Only cons-indication: if you are hyper cardiac, the apartment is on the sixth floor and the building has no lift (as very often in Paris). But do not worry, we will pick your luggage down, we promise!

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: No Charge
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Check In: 12:00 PM (noon)
Check Out: 12:00 PM (noon)
Cancellation: Moderate
Overall Guest Satisfaction
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  • Every single word of praise you can find in all the feedbacks is absolutely deserved.
    Lovely house, lovely hosts!

    July 2013
  • Manual and François were great hosts! The house was nice, warm and charming and the breakfast (all organic) was wonderful. They provided lots of advice on where to go while in Paris and where to eat. Could't have asked for more.

    The location of the apartment was great, just 2 minutes walk to the nearest Metro station and 5 minute walk down the wonderful Rue Montorgueil to another Metro that connects directly to the airports and also walking distance to central Paris.

    June 2013
  • We couldn't have asked for more gracious, generous, and accommodating hosts! The apartment was incredibly beautiful and well worth the stairs to get to. We received the kindest welcome, carrying our bags up the stairs for us and giving a thorough tour of the apartment and its amenities. The location in the 2nd arrondissement, so close to the metro station and just off of a pedestrian mall full of bars and restaurants, was really convenient. When we needed to do laundry, Manuel patiently took the time to explain how to use the foreign (to us) washer and dryer. Breakfasts were luxurious and tasty, catered to our preferences. When one of us was a little under the weather during our stay, Françiose and Manuel were genuinely concerned, offering to call a doctor or anything else we could need. I simply couldn't recommend staying with them more highly. Our time in Paris would have paled in comparison had we stayed someplace else.

    June 2013
  • Paris is a beautiful and magical place, and for my daughter and I, the very best part of it all was staying with Manuel and Francois They are kind, their hospitality is beyond compare, their home is immaculate and very well appointed, and we felt like honored guests. They took our luggage up all those steps, and walked us out to find a taxi on a busy morning the day we left, which is the only reason we made our flight. Manuel's organic breakfasts are a prize; it was so special to have warm bread rushed up from the bakery. When he learned I was lactose intolerant, they ran out to get soy for me. At the end of the day we looked forward to coming "home" and telling them about our day. My gosh, I can't say enough good things about these hosts. I feel like we have made friends for life. If I ever am lucky enough to go to Paris again, I will want to be lucky enough to stay again with Manuel and Francois. Merci, Merci for everything.

    June 2013
  • Jederzeit wieder! Absolut empfehlenswert. Die Beschreibung ist nicht übertrieben: "our apartment is a haven in the heart of Paris". Hier wohnt man zwar mitten drin in Paris, wo die Pariser selbst arbeiten, wohnen und einkaufen und essen gehen. Und trotzdem ist es sehr ruhig und chillig.
    Francois und Manuel sind sehr herzliche und fürsorgliche Gastgeber, die einen mit tollen Tipps zu Essen und Sehenswürdigkeiten versorgen.
    Für uns steht jetzt schon fest wo wir bei unserem nächsten längeren Aufenthalt in Paris verweilen werden.

    June 2013
  • Amazing hosts! Great guides to the best; things to do, see and eat in Paris! A charming, fun and impeccable apartment that really creates a true Parisian experience. The organic breakfast was delicious and a great way to start our day. I can not say enough good things about our stay!

    May 2013
  • Manoel e François sabem como fazer a gente se sentir em casa.
    Super atenciosos, cheios de dicas bacanas e responsáveis por um café da manhã de cinema!
    Começar o dia assim faz Paris ser ainda (website hidden) certeza, nossa estadia ficou ainda melhor por conta deles.

    March 2013
  • Manuel and Francois were amazing hosts! We arrived close to midnight but they made sure we had arrived safely and were so kind as to carry our bags all the way up to their apartment for us! Their home is a very cool loft conversion. It's clean, tidy and beautifully decorated. Super modern but with loads of character. It's also in the best location possible - The closest underground station is less than a minute away and we were able to walk to many places from their home e.g. Catacombs, Notre Dame, Sacré-Cœur Basilica, Le Louvre and Gare du Nord train station. There are loads of trendy bars and restaurants close by to choose from too! Manuel and Francois were so helpful and were able to give us lots of tips, advice and recommendations. We should also mention the scrummy organic breakfast prepared by Manuel and Francois' too! I would definitely recommend staying here. Thank you so much guys! xo

    March 2013
  • Manuel & Francois were very charming hosts - thank you so much guys for having us to stay and for making us feel so welcome.

    Their flat is great and the area where the flat is situated is amazing and it was very easy to walk from theirs to a host of Parisian focal points.

    Hopefully we will be back very soon. xxxxx

    February 2013
  • Myself and my, heavily pregnant, girlfriend has an excellent stay with Manuel and Francois. They are lovely guys and looked after us very well. In particular they provided a very healthy breakfast and booked us into a lovely restaurant on the Friday evening.

    Thanks to you both.

    February 2013
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Hi ! We are Manuel and François, we are boyfriends and we live in this apartment in the heart of Paris. We are Portuguese and French so a special welcome to Brazilians (we spent 1 year in South America !) and Portugueses. I speak also spanish very well. Francois speaks english and german. We love our city, Paris and we will able to give you all you need to have a good time in Paris ! You will see, our apartment is a haven in the heart of Paris !
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